Morning Kiss Organic Celebrates Potato Lovers Month
February 12, 2020
February is Potato Lover’s Month, and Morning Kiss Organic is celebrating by giving this versatile food some special recognition! Potatoes are historically among the most popular items in the produce aisle and with a high consumption rate.
Cape Cod Potato Chips announces new Sour Cream & Onion flavor
February 11, 2020
Cape Cod Potato Chips is introducing Sour Cream & Onion to its chip lineup. The company describes the flavor as 'creamy, tangy sour cream and a savory hint of onion on robust kettle cooked chips resulting in a satisfying balance with that famous Cape Cod.
Yield10 Bioscience Signs Research Agreement with J. R. Simplot to Evaluate New Traits to Produce High Yielding, Sustainable Potato Crop
November 01, 2019
Yield10 Bioscience, Inc. announced that it has signed a research agreement with Boise, Idaho-based J. R. Simplot Company, to evaluate three novel yield traits in potato.
Biena Snacks Secures $8 million Funding Led By Former Snyder’s-Lance Execs To Expand Plant-Based Foods
August 16, 2019
Biena Snacks is set to use the newly raised funding to expand plant-based products.
A slippery surface for liquids with very low surface tension promotes droplet formation, facilitating heat transfer. (Courtesy: Karim Khalil et al. / PHYS ORG)
May 17, 2019
Researchers at MIT have made significant progress in promoting droplet formation for liquids with very low surface tension such as used in industrial heat exchangers facilitating heat transfer and improving efficiency.
Limited-Batch Cape Cod Potato Chips released in support of Breast Cancer Research
October 03, 2018
Cape Cod Potato Chips has announced the limited release of Cape Cod Pink Himalayan Salt & Red Wine Vinegar Potato Chips in support of Breast Cancer Awareness Month this October.
At the age of 72, Bill Skinner runs the Boston Marathon fueled by Potatoes
April 13, 2018
Potato Grower Bill Skinner heads to Massachusetts this weekend to compete in his second Boston Marathon – at the age of 72.
New Cape Cod Waves Potato Chips available in three flavors
March 24, 2018
Cape Cod Potato Chips just introduced their newest line of kettle cooked potato chips, Cape Cod® Waves™ Potato Chips.
The Cape Cod Potato Chips factory will stay in Hyannis and will be expanded
July 24, 2017
Instead of moving the Cape Cod's potato chips production away from the "outdated" and "overcrowded" Hyannis factory on the Cape that the chips are named after, Snyder’s-Lance is instead investing $20 million to upgrade the facility.
If you think "Butter is Back", think again...
November 28, 2016
Consuming high amounts of four major saturated fatty acids - found in red meat, dairy fat, butter, lard, and palm oil - may increase risk of coronary heart disease, according to a new study.
Veggie Fries win top prize at at the Natural Products Expo West
April 05, 2016
Boston, Massachusetts-based Farmwise, LLC's Veggie Fries® have won the top prize at the Natural Products Expo West Pitch-Slam
heart shaped potato (Courtesy: APRE)
April 30, 2015
A study published in JAMA Pediatrics shows that a diet high in potassium may protect teenagers from high blood pressure in adulthood. Since potatoes are a major dietary source of potassium, the potato sector should take note of this research.